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Audio interview with Hooke Audio founder & creator of the Hooke Verse

Audio interview with Hooke Audio founder & creator of the Hooke Verse

On Beyond Podcasting episode 16, Anthony Mattana discusses 3D binaural audio recording, distribution and consumption with me. Anthony Mattana is the founder of Hooke Audio and the creator of the…

48 kHz: How to set it in Android, iOS, macOS and Windows

48 kHz: How to set it in Android, iOS, macOS and Windows

After creating the 48 kHz Alliance this year and several prior articles, an increasing number of people now ask me how to set our standard 48 kHz audio sampling rate…

Record 3D binaural audio with Hooke Verse hardware and software, for Android, iOS + more

Record 3D binaural audio with Hooke Verse hardware and software, for Android, iOS + more

Welcome to the world of 3D binaural sound, thanks to Hooke Audio, which graciously offered me the opportunity to review its Hooke Verse hardware and software. 3D binaural audio goes…

Review: Samson Q8X supercardioid dynamic handheld microphone, headless with A81WS

Review: Samson Q8X supercardioid dynamic handheld microphone, headless with A81WS

This is my review of the ≈US$100 Samson Q8X dynamic handheld, XLR vocal microphone, headless with the ≈ US$30 Shure presidential A81WS windscreen. Two details make the Samson Q8X…

Review: RØDE Procaster dynamic cardioid studio microphone with WS2

Review: RØDE Procaster dynamic cardioid studio microphone with WS2

This is my review of the US$229 RØDE Procaster dynamic cardioid studio microphone, which RØDE sent to me together with the RØDECaster Pro. Because there has…

Review: CrumplePop EchoRemover plugin

Review: CrumplePop EchoRemover plugin

If you record audio in an untreated room (or your remote guest does), often you’ll get excessive echo/reverberation, as sound waves reflect and return to their starting point…

6 tricks with the RØDE Wireless GO mic system (TLDR Filmmaker)

6 tricks with the RØDE Wireless GO mic system (TLDR Filmmaker)

While I await the review unit of the RØDE Wireless Go microphone system (which I first covered upon its release at NAB in April), I am now sharing with…

RØDE Reporter app: 7 ways to improve it

RØDE Reporter app: 7 ways to improve it

The RØDE Reporter app for iOS is the bridge from several RØDE hardware devices to an iOS or iPadOS device for recording. These RØDE devices for the…

RØDE SC6-L with an XLR microphone (or 2)? Yes, but with important details

RØDE SC6-L with an XLR microphone (or 2)? Yes, but with important details

I have covered the intriguing RØDE SC6-L audio interface in prior articles. The SC6-L is unique since it’s so tiny and inexpensive, yet acts as an…

Review: ClearVoiceover audio plugin

Review: ClearVoiceover audio plugin

In my experience, to make a musical sound bed “fit” well under a dry voiceover, you either have to duck the music (i.e. attenuate it) or equalize it to…

The Filmtools Podcast Eps. 4 with Director Cole Walliser

The Filmtools Podcast Eps. 4 with Director Cole Walliser

Each week The Filmtools Podcast will talk with industry professionals in a candid conversation about their career, relevant news within the industry, and about the art and gear behind filmmaking…

Introducing The Filmtools Podcast

Introducing The Filmtools Podcast

Each week we will talk with industry professionals in a candid conversation about their career, relevant news within the industry and about the art and gear behind filmmaking.   We…

One Man Band Audio Kit Essentials

One Man Band Audio Kit Essentials

If you are like many videographers you are now more often than not expected to capture audio. In this webinar I am going to walk you through my audio kit…

RØDECaster firmware 1.2.0 adds multitrack polyWAV to microSD + more

RØDECaster firmware 1.2.0 adds multitrack polyWAV to microSD + more

RØDE just announced firmware 1.2.0 to its US$599 multipurpose RØDECaster Pro mixer/recorder/virtual cart player. The new firmware adds multitrack recording to its internal…

NAB 2019: Things ‘n’ Stuff

NAB 2019: Things ‘n’ Stuff

In recent NABs, the back end of Central Hall was filled with LED luminaires from a vast number of companies, all showing various interpretations of “daylight” or &#8220…